Adam Seid currently serves as Director of Annual Giving and is responsible for the Semester at Sea Annual Fund and donor stewardship. Adam received his bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and his master’s in higher education administration from the University of Virginia. From 2006 to 2011, Adam served in various roles at ISE, most recently in academic affairs. Prior to returning in 2015, he consulted traditional colleges and universities regarding online learning strategy. Adam has sailed four times, first as a student on the Summer 2000 voyage and then as staff on the Fall 2004, Fall 2010, and Fall 2014 voyages.